Tagged: frank fellone

Suicide: Unseen Public Health Crisis

by Gwen Moritz 4/4/2016 12:00 am

In Arkansas, suicide is as common as traffic fatalities and three times as common as homicide. But both of those causes of death are reported routinely, while self-harm is not, making suicide seem far more rare than it really is.

Decimated Newsrooms Spawn Guilt, Depression

by Kyle Massey 4/4/2016 12:00 am

Last month in The Nation, Dale Maharidge wrote a harrowing account of what the journalism world already knew: Today’s daily newspaper industry is bleak, rife with depressed layoff victims, decimated newsrooms and survivors facing a scary future and a mountain of work to fill the void.

Democrat-Gazette Policy Changes After Same-Sex Marriage Decision

by Sean Beherec 7/13/2015 12:00 am

The first known same-sex marriage announcement to be published in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette appeared in the statewide newspaper last week.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Seeks Business Editor

by Kate Knable 2/11/2013 12:00 am

Deputy Editor Frank Fellone last week said Roger Hedges, assistant managing editor for business, retired in early January after “several years” as business editor and about three decades of working for the statewide daily newspaper.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Briefly Breaks Policy with Suicide Story

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2013 12:00 am

Despite a policy of not reporting on suicides, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette ran a story online about a teenager who killed himself.

Bylined Stephens Story in Democrat-Gazette a ‘Courtesy’

by Kate Knable 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Readers of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette may have wondered why a story that competitor Stephens Media of Las Vegas had written about its own work was published in the Nov. 27 issue of the statewide daily newspaper.